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People UN Security Council fails to act on Gaza violence
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The violent escalation between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza was the worst since a 2014 war. The current round of violence began when an Israeli commando unit on an undercover mission was caught behind enemy lines in Gaza by Hamas militants, setting off a deadly battle late Sunday.

People Loyal Dog Spends 80 Days Waiting At Spot Owner Died
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A video showing the dog sat at the roadside in the middle of the night has been shared online and has racked up more than six million views so far. The video has garnered praise and concern from users worldwide. One of the most famous is an Akita dog named Hachiko in Japan. Other netizens were anxious for the dog's safety, calling for samaritans to adopt the dog and give it a loving home or risk another road accident.

People Rohingya flee refugee camps in Bangladesh as Myanmar awaits first returnees
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Now, it is joining the United Nations and others in condemning it and urging both Myanmar and Bangladesh to allow "for the voluntary, safe, dignified, and sustainable return of refugees from Bangladesh", according to a spokesperson. This has prompted criticism from a group of 42 aid agencies - including Oxfam, WorldVision and Save the Children - who say that it would be unsafe for them.

People FBI Report: Michigan In Top 5 US States For Hate Crimes
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The majority (59.6 percent) of crimes in the "single-bias incident" category were motivated by a person's race, ethnicity, or ancestry. The report , released Tuesday, shows there was a almost 23 percent increase in religion-based hate crimes.

People Finland to probe reports of Russian Federation disrupting Global Positioning System during North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drill
Author: 0 Finland to probe reports of Russian Federation disrupting Global Positioning System during North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drill

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called Sipila's accusations " groundless ", adding that Russian Federation is regularly accused of " all mortal sins ". "There are no security risks, we have good routines and this is not the first time we have experienced loss of signals", a Widerøe spokeswoman told the Barents Observer website.

People Trump Preparing to Oust Homeland Security Secretary, Post Says
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One person familiar with the matter said Ricardel quarreled with the first lady's staff over seating on the plane and use of National Security Council resources. Ms Ricardel was also believed to have had a dislike of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, current and former officials said. Melania allegedly complained to the President, 72, saying she was unhappy with how she was treated by Ms Ricardel, according to two sources speaking to Reuters.

People Britain announces disputed Brexit deal with EU
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The breakthrough was confirmed after intensive talks in Brussels, but the agreement at a "technical level" will require approval by the Cabinet . The EU Commission said that if no deal was reached, this arrangement would start from 30 March, and if a deal was agreed, it would begin from the end of any transition period, which is now scheduled to be at the end of 2020.

People North Korea missile work ‘normal’, Trump says
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Beyond Parallel is led by Victor Cha, who was a candidate to become Washington's ambassador to South Korea, a position left open by US President Donald Trump more than a year into his term in the White House. The authors say the sites, which can be used for all classes of ballistic missiles, should be declared by North Korea and inspected in any credible, verifiable deal that addresses Pyongyang's most significant threats to the United States and its allies.

People Sabarimala review petitions to be heard in Supreme Court on Tuesday
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In September, the court had ruled that women of all ages must be allowed in the renowned temple, ending a ban that prevented women and girls between 10 and 50 years from entering the shrine to celibate Lord Ayyappa . "Though there is no stay, the government must act maturely and not implement the order, allowing entry of women ", he said. On Tuesday, a batch of 48 review petitions will be taken up in-chamber by a bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi , and Justices RF Nariman, AM ...

People Trump Blames Secret Service For Missing WWI Ceremony Because Of Rain
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Most died in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive in 1918. The French Army has trolled Donald Trump in epic fashion over his failure to attend a First World War cemetery because of rain . Trump's decision to stay in a Paris hotel instead of driving 50 miles to honour America's war dead did not go down well. "President Trump did not want to cause that kind of unexpected disruption to the city and its people", Ms Sanders said, adding that the cemetery was two hours and 30 minutes away by vehicle.

People Borderline Gunman Posted on Facebook About 'Thoughts and Prayers' Before Shooting
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Long used an illegal extended magazine - created to hold extra bullets - in his attack on the Borderline Bar & Grill, about 40 miles west of Los Angeles. He was a student at California State University, Northridge, majoring in athletic training from 2013 to 2016, but he did not graduate, university representative Carmen Ramos Chandler said.

People Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour
Author: 0 Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour

The secretary general of the global rights body, Kumi Naidoo , wrote to Suu Kyi on November to inform her of the organization's decision to revoke the Ambassador of Conscience Award, which was presented in 2009. "But in the two-and-a-half years since Aung San Suu Kyi's administration assumed power, human rights defenders, peaceful activists and journalists have been arrested and imprisoned, while others face threats, harassment and intimidation for their work".

People Khashoggi murder tapes 'shocked' Saudi intelligence - Erdogan
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When asked on a visit to Paris whether Canadian intelligence had heard the Turkish recordings, Trudeau said: "Yes", although he added that had not heard them personally. There have been claims that his body was dissolved in acid. The Turkish president went on to say it was clear that the murder was planned and that the order came from the top level of Saudi authorities.

People White House suspends press access for CNN’s Jim Acosta
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CNN said the move was done "in retaliation for his ( Acosta's ) challenging questions". In a tweet Mr Acosta says he was stopped by the Secret Service when he tried to re-enter the White House on Wednesday evening. They showed it close up", Trump said when asked about the video. "I mean, you talk about somebody that's a loser", Trump said of Ryan. New York Times reporter Jim Rutenberg wrote in his article, "Should the Press Boycott Trump?" "It's just like in the movies and ...

People Outcry after police shoot African-American security guard 'hero'
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Roberson returned fire and was able to apprehend one of the men involved before the situation took an even darker turn. The officer is on paid administrative leave as Illinois State Police take over the investigation. A spokeswoman for the Cook County Sheriff's Office said Roberson had a valid FOID card, but did not have a concealed-carry license. Mr Kulis also echoed witness reports that Mr Roberson was holding down another man outside the bar when the officer arrived and shot him.

People Trump lashed by critics after skipping military cemetery visit over rain
Author: 0 Trump lashed by critics after skipping military cemetery visit over rain

Winston Churchill's grandson last night blasted Donald Trump for cancelling the trip. But the plan for Trump to travel to the cemetery by helicopter was grounded due to rain and poor visibility. " President Trump did not want to cause that kind of unexpected disruption to the city and its people", Ms Sanders said. But his decision not to attend the service was still quickly criticised from across the political spectrum .

People Brexit talks in endgame, says Theresa May
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The Prime Minister's official spokesman rejected suggestions that Wednesday represents a hard deadline, repeating Mrs May's position that she wants a deal "as soon as possible" but that it "can't be at any cost". Several Tory MPs are unhappy at the expected shape of the deal and have warned it will not get through Parliament. If there is no deal this arrangement would apply as of March 30, 2019 or otherwise it would apply at the end of the planned transition period (from January 1, 2021), ...

People CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House | News
Author: 0 CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House | News

Acosta's press credentials must be restored so that all members of the press know they will remain free to ask tough questions, challenge government officials and report the business of the nation to the American people", said Theodore Olson, former US solicitor general and one of CNN's lawyers on the case.

People Heavy Rain Arrives on Monday
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This snow should taper off to an end later this afternoon. The chance for a spotty rain or snow shower will linger into Friday morning. Highs on Monday and Tuesday will be in the mid-40s. and noon. Expect mostly cloudy skies with widespread rain and strong winds. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

People Iran Abiding by JCPOA Terms, IAEA Says in New Report
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Iran has kept its stock of low-enriched uranium as well as the level to which it enriches uranium within the limits set by the landmark deal, according to the confidential International Atomic Energy Agency report to IAEA member states, obtained by Reuters on Monday.

Author: 0 Donald Trump has defended missing memorial ceremony because of the rain

An American delegation will attend on... During World War I American troops were involved in a crucial battle at the nearby Belleau Wood where they suffered almost 10,000 casualties. "The Florida Election should be called in favor of Rick Scott and Ron DeSantis in that large numbers of new ballots showed up out of nowhere, and many ballots are missing or forged", Trump tweeted , a completely false claim, as the ballots being counted were mailed in, including from military personnel ...

People Macron declares he does not do 'diplomacy through tweets'
Author: 0 Macron declares he does not do 'diplomacy through tweets'

He appeared to be conflating , however, Macron's desire to strengthen Europe's military forces - an ambition Trump himself has demanded as he seeks to reduce U.S. The comments were the latest hint that European leaders were looking to wean themselves off an overreliance on USA support. "Let us vow to prioritise peace over everything".

People 100 years on from the Armistice, the nation remembers
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Standing in the Mall ahead of the march, she said: "I remember receiving the email - it was at the end of the day and most of the school had gone home, and I was so excited that I raced down to the head teacher's office saying 'he came here, he's an ex pupil!'" Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia Janet Austin also attended the service and laid a wreath for the first time since entering the role in April.

People Wisconsin school district investigates photo of boys giving Nazi salute
Author: 0 Wisconsin school district investigates photo of boys giving Nazi salute

Wisconsin high school students are facing criticism after being photographed appearing to give a Nazi salute. Early this morning, a photo that was taken last spring of some Baraboo School District students who appear to be making extremely inappropriate gestures began circulating on social media .

People California wildfires toll reaches 25
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Cal Fire officials said the Woolsey Fire has burned 130 square miles and destroyed 177 structures. The Republican president has previously blamed California officials for fires and threatened to withhold funding, saying the state should do more to remove rotten trees and other debris that fuel blazes.

People British neo-Nazis who named son after Hitler guilty of terror offence
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The 22-year-old and his partner Patatas, 38, were on trial accused of being members of the "extreme and violent" far-right group National Action , which was banned in 2016. Vehvilainen, who was born in Finland, had served with the Royal Anglian Regiment with distinction since 2012. Patatas and Thomas had also tried to swell the ranks of National Action, putting up offensive stickers at Aston University in Birmingham.

People Found a large collection of mummified cats
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A bronze cat statue dedicated to an ancient Egyptian cat goddess Bastet, which was one of the 100 unearthed wooden cat statues. The find was discovered in the tomb of the Fifth dynasty of the pharaohs, which is dated approximately 2.5-2,35 thousand years BC.

People Gerard Butler's House Completely Destroyed In Californian Fire
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Edwards created this map, showing how big the Woosley fire in the Malibu area is. "I am one of the lucky ones", Cyrus wrote on Twitter . 'My animals and LOVE OF MY LIFE made it out safely & that's all that matters right now. Investors are anxious the companies may be liable in the historic fires now engulfing large swaths of the state, killing at least 31 people. The devastation was so complete in some neighborhoods that "it's very hard to determine whether or not there may be human ...

People Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female Senator
Author: 0 Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female Senator

Nearly a week later, a victor still has not been officially declared; however, Sinema is maintaining her lead of about 32,000 votes (some 1.5%) in the polls over McSally. "Senator John McCain stood for everything we stand for as Arizonans: fighting for what you believe in, standing up for what's right - even if you stand alone - and serving a cause that is greater than ones self", Sinema said.

People Netanyahu calls Paris conversation with Putin 'very important'
Author: 0 Netanyahu calls Paris conversation with Putin 'very important'

More than 60 heads of state and government gathered - silent, sombre and reflective - for a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the mute and powerful symbol of sacrifice to the millions who died from 1914-18. Putin greeting Trump and German Chancellor Merkel before a group photo on Sunday. He spoke bluntly of the threat from nationalism, calling it a betrayal of moral values.